Calling applications for Diploma in English: Registration Extended

Applications are now invited to select suitably qualified individuals for the Diploma in English (Intake -07) programme conducted by the Department of English Language Teaching of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura. 

Course modules

  • Advanced Grammar
  • Language Competency
  • Language through Literature
  • Oral Competency
  • Extended Essay

Lectures and practical sessions will be conducted in blended mode (online and face-to-face where necessary and required) on

    • Sundays from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm (when face-to-face lectures are conducted)
    • Sundays from 8.00 am to 03.15 p.m. (when lectures are conducted online)
    • Duration: One year (SLQF Level 03, NVQ Level 05)
    • Course Fee: Rs.40, 000/-(Full payment must be paid at the time of the registration)


  • General Certificate of Education (Advanced level) with a minimum of 2 subjects including an ‘S’ pass for General English or an equivalent qualification.

  • General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) with a minimum of 6 subjects in a single attempt with 4 credits including a ‘Credit’ pass for English and certified work experience with a minimum period of three years in the relevant field.

  • Successful completion of SLQF Level 2 or NVQ Level 3/4 in the relevant field

  • Any other qualification specified by the Department and approved by the Senate.

Interviews will be held on 3rd April 2022 from 09.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

Venue – Board Room, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (Sumangala Mansion)

Commencement of the Course: 8th May 2022
Duly filled application form along with the certified copies of relevant certificates should be emailed to to on or before 2nd April 2022 and attend the interview on 3rd April

Diploma in English (Intake -07)

The following documents should be brought for the interview on 3rd April 2022

  • Duly filled application form
  • Relevant certificates and two passport size colour photographs
  • Deposit slip for application fee of Rs.500/=. Paid to the Account No. 013010001330 at any branch of the People’s Bank.
  • Three self-addressed 9” X 4”size stamped (Rs. 45/-) envelopes.

Further details : Contact the DELT 0112802499 / 0112758633